The Family Trap by Joanne Phillips
(Can’t Live Without Book 2)

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*Voted Best Romantic Comedy 2013 in the SpaSpa Awards*
 
"There are moments in life that define you - moments from which entire futures are carved out, where you can practically see the universe split into two." 

Becoming a grandmother at thirty-eight may not be ideal, but Stella Hill can cope - just about - because in two weeks' time she's getting married to the love of her life. She's waited over twenty years to finally get her man; Paul Smart is her destiny, her soul mate. But when Stella finds out she's pregnant - a pregnancy that's unplanned and unexpected, not to mention inconvenient - she takes it in her stride. Marriage, baby, new adventures on the horizon. It's not a problem. At least, not for her. 

Just how do you break the news of a baby on the eve of your wedding? And what can you do if your plans turn out to be wildly different from the plans of the one you love? As Stella's dream wedding turns into a nightmare, she learns that sometimes the people we love don't react the way we thought they would. 
And maybe sometimes love means letting go. 

The Family Trap is the stand-alone sequel to Kindle bestseller Can't Live Without.
 
 
"Charming, delightfully witty, human in every aspect. If you're looking for the perfect summer read, pick up The Family Trap." Found Beneath The Covers
 
"A warm, engaging novel which will compound Phillips' growing reputation as an assured and compassionate novelist who knows exactly how to work her audience. Slick, accomplished comfort reading, hugely satisfying for women of any age. The book equivalent of a bar of Galaxy chocolate." Debbie Young, author of Sell Your Books! 

"I loved the characters in the old people's home: how refreshing to find this age group portrayed with warmth and enthusiasm in a contemporary romance." Pauline Wiles, author of Saving Saffron Sweeting 

"What I admire about Phillips' writing is the intelligence, depth & variety she brings to her characters." Linda Gillard, multi-award winning author of Stargazing and House of Silence
 

About Joanne Phillips

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Published February 4, 2013 by Mirrorball Books. 260 pages
Genres: Romance, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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